from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of aesthetics.
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- n. Alternative spelling of aesthetics.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science which deduces from nature and taste the rules and principles of art; the theory of the fine arts; the science of the beautiful, or that branch of philosophy which deals with its principles; the doctrines of taste.
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- n. (art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria that are applied to art)
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